Se-Hee Jin (Korea/ USA)
Dr. Se-Hee Jin has been acclaimed for her keen musical intelligence and exquisite sensitivity. Dr. Jin currently serves as Clinical Assistant Professor of Piano at Oklahoma State University. She has concertized and given master classes throughout the United States, Canada and Korea, continuing her solo recital projects and concert series on contemporary music.
As a solo pianist, Dr. Jin has been featured in various recitals including concerts at the Weill-Carnegie Hall, Kaufman Music Center, Bentley Recital Hall, and Seiji Ozawa Hall. She has participated in the Tanglewood Music Festival as a recipient of the Leonard Bernstein Fellowship and the Banff Summer Arts Festival in Canada. She has performed a broad range of repertoire from Baroque to the music of our times, continuing her solo projects on Art of Fugue by J. S. Bach and Russian Romanticism. Dr. Jin has also continued her collaborative performances with distinguished musicians in the States and abroad.
Her recent collaborations include duo and chamber performances with Kenneth Grant (Eastman School of Music), Nancy Ambrose King (University of Michigan), Kathleen Winkler (Rice University) and Celeste Johnson (University of Missouri-Kansas City). She has appeared in Backstage Pass on WXXIFM Classical 91.5, Women in Music Festival, the Jessie Kneisel Lieder Competition and Winners’ Concert, Festival of Contemporary Music, and various series of chamber music concerts.
Dr. Jin is the Founder and Music Director of the American Living Composer Series. The new music concert series has been presenting composer portrait recitals comprised of works in a variety of settings from solo to chamber ensemble. She has been working closely with John Harbison (Pulitzer Prize winner 1987; Institute Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Charles Wuorinen (Pulitzer Prize winner, 1970) and Louis Karchin (New York Composer; Professor of Music, New York University) and presented the concert series in several venues in New York and Oklahoma areas. The most recent concert with faculty members of Oklahoma State University presented compositions by John Harbison at the Gilcrease Museum of American History and Art and Oklahoma State University in March 2017. As a part of her new music concert series, she was invited to present her solo recital at ppIANISSIMO International Festival of Contemporary Piano Music in Bulgaria in 2019. The American Living Composer Series is supported by regional art council and universities.
Dr. Jin holds her Master of Music and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees in Piano Performance and Literature (Minor in Music Theory) from the Eastman School of Music under Natalya Antonova. She graduated from Ewha Womans University (Seoul, Korea) with a Bachelor of Music degree.
Se-Hee Jin’s recent performance: http://www.youtube.com/c/SeHeeJin